This past Sunday we hosted a gender reveal for Baby Karl at my parent’s house. We decided to pop a giant balloon filled with either pink or blue confetti. It was a good idea in theory BUT the balloon was huge and barely fit into our Jeep! We nervously drove the balloon home 20 minutes away as it bounced around the backseat and prayed it didn’t pop before the party.

The gender reveal was SUCH a fun memory to share with our family and friends. I can’t wait to show Baby Karl this video someday too.

Matt and I had NO feelings whatsoever on the sex of the baby until our last ultrasound.  While the tech was careful to hide the anatomy from us, I thought the baby looked just like my husband so my guess was BOY!

Check out our gender reveal video below to see if we were right!!

(Gilded sonogram by Mediterra Ink) Oh baby! I am SO thrilled to finally be able to announce that I am pregnant. It’s been tough keeping it a secret for so long.  Plus it’s the real reason for the lack of posting on the blog (hello 1st trimester exhaustion).  While I’ll admit this news was a […]

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Do you always see repeating numbers like 11:11 on the clock or 444 in a phone number for example? Maybe you have a certain number, like 12, that you ALWAYS notice? These are your angel numbers! What are angel numbers? Seeing repeating numeric patterns is not coincidence and they are often referred to as “angel […]

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why i drink my weight in water

While I’ll try just about any wellness trend and have uncovered many healthy living hacks, one tried and true habit I NEVER stray from is drinking plenty of water throughout the day. In fact, I make it my goal to drink my weight in water! This means you should drink one ounce of water per […]

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lace-up skirt

Black Lace-up Skirt | Grey Turtleneck | Black Sock Booties | Sunnies After several days of record temps (92 degrees here in the midwest), it finally feels like FALL and I can now stock up on all things pumpkin at Trader Joe’s in good conscious. Aside from visiting pumpkin patches, crunchy leaves and baking homemade […]

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If we’re friends on Instagram, you already know this summer we ended our 2 week trip to Europe in Lake Como, Italy! I’m still working on my full travel vlog and hope to be able to share that with you guys next week. In the meantime, I thought it’d be fun to do a little […]

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T-Shirt Dress | OTK Boots | Backpack (similar) | Belt (similar here & here)   Before we chat fashion, I must first apologize for my absence.  Between a move, end of summer festivities and some professional changes, I’ve been feeling uninspired and downright exhausted. Instead of posting just to post, I decided to step away and […]

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